- Discover the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
Home to some of Canada’s most breathtaking views and hiking trails, the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve is situated on the west coast of Vancouver Island. You can also go kayaking, surfing, or on a boat cruise to see animals like whales.
- Visit Victoria
Victoria, the capital of British Columbia, is renowned for its quaint streets, lovely gardens, and ancient structures. Also, you may go on a whale-watching excursion, sample high tea, or go to the renowned Butchart Gardens.
- Go hiking in the Juan de Fuca Provincial Park
Located along the southern coast of Vancouver Island, this park offers a variety of hiking trails, from easy strolls to challenging hikes with stunning coastal views.
- Visit Tofino
Often referred to as the “surf capital of Canada,” Tofino is a well-liked spot for beachcombing, surfing, and exploring the rocky coastline. You can also take a wildlife trip, a hot springs dip, or a bear-watching excursion.
- See the Cathedral Grove
A historic forest that is a part of MacMillan Provincial Park, Cathedral Grove is home to some of the largest and oldest trees in Canada—some of them dating back more than 800 years.
- Go around the verdant Cowichan Valley
Cowichan Valley is home to farms, vineyards, and specialty food manufacturers. A bike trip along the picturesque back roads is another option, as is learning about the First Nations culture in the area.